Researchers at the Rural Drug Addiction Research Center (RDAR) at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) recently published a report titled "Analysis of Nebraskan Admissions to Publicly Funded Substance Treatment Centers in 2017 by Core-Based Statistical Areas." This report utilizes Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) which tracks both admissions and dis
Wednesday, November 25, 2020 by Kim Gocchi Carrasco
We are happy to announce that the 2020 Symposium on Substance Use Research will be co-hosted by:
Wednesday, September 9, 2020 by Kali Patterson
Researchers at the Rural Drug Addiction Research Center (RDAR) at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) recently published a report titled "Changes in Substance Use Among Nebraskans and the Local Region from 2008-2009 to 2017-2018." This research utilizes national mental health and substance abuse survey reports summarizing recent findings regarding tr
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 by Kim Gocchi Carrasco
We are excited to invite you to the RDAR Center's Lunch & Learn Series on "Principles of Harm Reduction: Strategies for Meeting People Where They're At," presented by Patrick Habecker and Joe Caldwell.
Friday, May 22, 2020 by Colleen Syron
Lincoln Journal Stars reports on RDAR's Bilal Khan's ODIN software platform is being used to research trace contact for COVID.
Wednesday, May 20, 2020 by Chris Dunker
Join us at the Rural Drug Addiction Research (RDAR) Center’s Learning Seminar Series! The following event is FREE and OPEN to the public - all are welcome, and there is no charge to attend this event.
Thursday, May 14, 2020 by Colleen Syron
Wiley D. Jenkins, PhD, MPH is a Research Associate Professor and Chief of Epidemiology and Biostatistics in the Department of Population Science and Policy at the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. His most recent research examines disease transmission among injection drug users in rural communities, and he currently oversees the science and research direction of the Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics. Dr.
Thursday, April 23, 2020 by Colleen Syron
The Rural Drug Addiction Research (RDAR) Center, has completed the renovation of approximately 4,500 square feet of the fourth floor of the College of Arts and Science Building located on the city campus of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
This state-of-the-art collaboration space houses RDAR’s central administrative office, collaborative research rooms, a large 50 person conference room, and the Longitudinal Networks Core (LNC) while providing easy access to LNC by Center members, potential collaborators and project leaders from around campus.
Monday, September 23, 2019 by Colleen Syron
Leading Addiction Researchers gathered at CPDD for an amazing conference. Presenters included Nora Volkow, Director, NIDA and George Kool, Director NIAAA.
Thursday, June 20, 2019 by Elizabeth Dombrowski